Effective Date: March 31, 2015
CheckSimple provides business checks and related products to US-based small businesses.
CheckSimple is committed to protecting privacy and utilizing technology that provides a powerful and safe online experience. The following information will help you understand how we collect, use, and safeguard your information. The terms "we", "our", and "us" in this Privacy statement refer to CheckSimple.
Information Collection and Use
At times, CheckSimple may request that you voluntarily supply information for purposes such as correspondence, website registration, making a purchase, participating in an on-line survey. If you elect to participate, CheckSimple may require personally identifiable information, including your name, mailing address, phone number, bank information, credit card information or email address. When you submit business information to CheckSimple you understand and agree that we may access, store and use your information. Information you provide will be safeguarded to industry standards of security and confidentiality.
We use the information collected about you to process orders and to provide a more personalized and value-added experience. When you browse CheckSimple, you do so without revealing your identity. Personal information, including email address, is not collected without your awareness.
Information Sharing and Your Choices
|Reasons we can share your information
||Does CheckSimple Share?
||Can you limit this sharing?
|For our everyday business purposes - including billing, processing transactions, & fulfilling orders; customer & marketing support services
|For our marketing purposes - to offer products and services to grow your business
|For our affiliated companies to market to you
|For third parties to market to you
We may selectively share customer information, including names and mailing addresses, with reputable third parties and organizations whose products and services we think may interest you.
We do not share your email address with third parties for them to market their products or services directly to you. However, we may share your email address with our affiliated companies or partner with selected companies to offer certain products or services we believe may be of interest to you on their behalf.
We provide you with the opportunity to opt out of receiving unsolicited marketing as a result of your transaction with us. If you no longer wish to receive special offers or promotional communications from CheckSimple, you may follow the unsubscribe instructions included in each communication. You may also express your opt-out choices or limit the information shared with affiliate companies and third parties by contacting CheckSimple through the means listed below in the "Contacting CheckSimple" section.
Tracking Activity on our Website
In order to make your visit to our website as productive as possible, we track certain user activity. However, we want you to know that the tracking technology we use does not identify any personal information about you. It cannot retrieve data from your hard drive, pass on computer viruses, or capture any personal information about you, such as your name, address, phone number, or email address. We only know who you are if you tell us.
As is true with most websites, we gather certain information automatically when individuals browse our site and store it in log files. This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and clickstream data.
Security of Information
We are committed to protecting your personal and business information. Security measures are in place on CheckSimple to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. We offer industry-standard security measures available through your web browser. When you are on this website, the sensitive information you provide such as credit card and financial information is encrypted with secure socket layer (SSL) technology and scrambled en route and decoded once it reaches us. Please remember that email, which is different from the encrypted sessions above, is not secure. Therefore, we ask that you do not send confidential information such as taxpayer ID numbers or account numbers to us via unsecured email. Such communications should be sent to us by postal mail or phone.
Children Visiting our Website
Our website is directed at adults. We do not knowingly collect or use information from children. Should children access our website, we are confident that parents will not judge any of the information provided as objectionable for viewing. If you are under 18, you should use CheckSimple only with the involvement of a parent or guardian.
Other Websites Linked to CheckSimple
CheckSimple is not responsible for the content or information practices employed by sites linked to or from our website. In most cases, links to non-CheckSimple websites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful to the users of the CheckSimple.
Disclosure of Customer Information
We are committed to protecting your information. We may share your personal information with companies that provide services to help us with our business activities such as shipping your order, billing processing or offering customer service. These companies are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us.
For the purposes of check verification and fraud prevention, CheckSimple may exchange information about our customers internally, among our affiliates and with reputable reference sources and clearinghouse services. CheckSimple sometimes merges data with outside vendors to determine more accurate demographic customer profiles. The information we gather may be used to protect customers, employees and property against fraud, theft or abuse; to conduct industry or consumer surveys; and to maintain good customer relations.
We reserve the right to disclose information about you as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on our website.
CheckSimple is committed to ensuring that the information we obtain and use about its customers is accurate. You can help us maintain the accuracy of information previously provided or information we may have collected by informing us of changes or modifications by calling us at 1-866-588-1552. CheckSimple service representatives are trained to answer customer questions, and to give customers reasonable access to the information we have about them.
If you have any questions or if you wish to opt-out of the marketing practices described above, please contact us at 1-866-588-1552 or at Customer.Service@checksimple.com.